Baltimore Protester Yells 'We Will Kill, Straight Up' on CNN
Protesters in Baltimore angered over the death of Freddie Gray tried to seize control of a CNN broadcast on Tuesday by repeatedly grabbing the correspondent’s microphone to curse and threaten to “kill” in retaliation.
Gray, who was black, died ...
Dem Rep. Says Iranian 'Death to America' Chants Could Be Read in 'a Couple of Ways'
‘Death to America” may seem to be a pretty clear message from an Iranian crowd and Ayatollah Khamenei, but Representative Adam Schiff (D., Calif.) says there are “a couple of ways” to interpret the chant.
Appearing on MSNBC this weekend, ...
The Kennedys Recognize a Former GOP Congressman for His 'Courageous' Flip-Flop on Climate Change
Finally: Someone is being recognized for going against the grain and showing the courage of their convictions to decry the Tea Party and sound the alarm on climate change.
Bob Inglis, a former Republican House member from South Carolina, will ...
Bernie Sanders Hits Hillary Hard
Senator Bernie Sanders (I, Vt.) sounds like he will pull no punches against Hillary Clinton should he choose to run against her in the Democratic presidential primary. The openly socialist senator has floated the idea of offering a progressive alternative ...
Rubio Giving 'Day One' Supporters a Chance to Stand Out
Right from the outset of his nascent presidential campaign, Senator Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) is looking to recapture the grass-roots support that propelled him to the Senate as an underdog candidate in 2010. Rubio, who announced his White House bid on ...
SNL's Hillary Announcement Video Spoof Included a Bill Cameo
Hillary Clinton’s presidential announcement video may have been a lot more entertaining if she had taken a few tips from Saturday Night Live. The show kicked off this weekend’s episode with a mock peek into the Clintons’ Chappaqua ...
Dem Rep Blames ALEC, Conservative Groups for S.C. Shooting Death
Earlier today, Representative Jim Clyburn (D., S.C.) singled out one right wing group for creating the “climate” that led a North Charleston police officer to kill Walter Scott.
Clyburn, who represents Scott’s family, took to MSNBC to blame ...
Dem Reps Call on Pelosi to Step Down as Their Leader
If House Democrats want to improve their numbers in Congress, then Nancy Pelosi should step aside, say two Democratic congressmen.
Representatives Michael Capuano and Stephen Lynch, both of Massachusetts, appeared on WGBH’s Greater Boston on Tuesday to express their ...
Candidate Rand Paul Is Already Squabbling With Interviewers over Whether He's Flip-Flopped
A day into Rand Paul’s campaign for the presidency, the Kentucky senator has already given his first contentious interview. Appearing on Today from New Hampshire this morning, Paul butted heads with host Savannah Guthrie over her characterization of his ...
Former Obama DIA Director: 'Very High' Chance that Hillary's E-Mail, Server Were Hacked
Despite Hillary Clinton’s insistence that her personal e-mail account was properly secured, Lieutenant General Michael Flynn told Fox News on Monday that the account had “likely” been hacked by adversarial foreign governments.
The former Defense Intelligence Agency director said ...
Jeb Called Himself 'First Latino Governor of Florida' in 2012
Jeb Bush’s 2009 voter registration form was not the last time the former Florida governor identified himself as Latino. At an event in 2012, Bush claimed to be ”definitely the first Cuban, at least, or Latino governor” of the Sunshine State.
Senator David Letterman (D., Ind.)?
Senator Al Franken (D., Minn.) is apparently all for more “Top 10″ lists and Stupid Human Tricks in the Senate. Appearing on the Late Show on Wednesday night, Franken suggested that the retiring David Letterman run for Indiana’s open seat ...
GOP Senator Blasts Indiana Law: 'It's Not Just Bad Practice -- It's Un-American'
Senator Mark Kirk (R., Ill.) became the first Republican lawmaker to outright condemn neighboring Indiana’s controversial religious-freedom law. In a brief statement on Wednesday, the senator explained why he opposed the “discriminatory law.”
“I strongly oppose what Governor Pence ...
Harry Reid Defends Baseless Romney Claims: 'Romney Didn't Win, Did He?'
Harry Reid (D., Nev.) appears to have believed that the ends justified the means when he used the Senate chamber to level unsubstantiated accusations against the Koch brothers and former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney.
In his first television interview ...
Rubio: I'm 'Realistic on Immigration'
Senator Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) continued to hint at making a presidential announcement in the coming weeks when he stopped by The Five on Monday, and addressed the issue that some think may be his biggest hurdle in a Republican ...
Obama Praises Reid's 'Curmudgeonly Charm'
It was supposed to be a touching kick-off to Senator Harry Reid’s (D., Nev.) farewell tour, but President Obama offered a couple of backhanded compliments to the outgoing Democratic leader in a surprise call to a Nevada radio station.
Obama's DOJ Stays on the Warpath against the Redskins
The Obama administration is putting in its primetime player to tackle the legal battle over the Washington Redskins name: Hit the showers, United States Patent and Trademark Office. It’s time for the Department of Justice to get under center.
House Majority Leader: All We Want is Hillary's Benghazi E-Mails, Nothing Else
Due to the potential “sensitivity” to Hillary Clinton’s various e-mails, House majority leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) explained that Republicans’ request is specifically focused on just those pertaining to the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, and nothing else.
“We’re not ...
McCain Blasts Obama on Israel: 'Get over Your Temper Tantrum, Mr. President'
President Obama “has his priorities so screwed up that it’s unbelievable,” says Senator John McCain (R., Ariz.), referring to the administration’s response to Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s reelection victory this week.
McCain urged the president to ...
Dick Durbin Accuses Republicans of Making Loretta Lynch 'Sit in the Back of the Bus'
Speaking on the Senate floor this morning, Dick Durbin (D., Ill.) called Republicans’ decision to delay attorney-general nominee Loretta Lynch’s confirmation vote “fundamentally unfair” and likened it to the treatment of Rosa Parks.
Durbin said that Lynch, “the first ...
MSNBC's Schultz's Defense of Hillary: She's Too Old to Have Two E-mails, Phones
MSNBC host Ed Schultz excused Hillary Clinton for wanting to use only one phone and e-mail address as secretary of state because, after all, she falls within a certain “demographic.”
Speaking with Clinton sycophant and Media Matters founder David Brock, ...
Two Weeks Ago, Hillary Said She Used Two Phones
Hillary Clinton’s claim at Tuesday’s press conference that she used a personal e-mail account while Secretary of State because she “thought it would be easier to carry one device” runs counter to comments she made just two weeks ...
ACLU Begrudgingly Comes to the Redskins' Defense
You may be an “a**hole” for defending the name of the Washington Redskins, but that doesn’t mean the American Civil Liberties Union thinks the name should be changed at the government’s behest.
In a recent blog post, “’...
DoJ's Ferguson Report: 'Hands Up, Don't Shoot' Claims Are 'Inaccurate'
A new Department of Justice report on the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. last year confirms that Brown did not surrender with his hands up as he approached police officer Darren Wilson.
In the aftermath of Brown’...
House Benghazi Committee to Subpoena Clinton's E-mail
The House Select Committee on Benghazi will move to subpoena all e-mails pertaining to the 2012 attacks on an American diplomatic facility in Libya from Hillary Clinton’s personal e-mail account that she used for official business while at the State ...
Poll: Netanyahu's Support Among Americans Is Up
Nearly twice as many Americans view Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu favorably as view him unfavorably, according to a new Gallup survey.
Netanyahu is in Washington, D.C. this week at the invitation of House speaker John Boehner to deliver ...
House Majority Leader: Senate Should Invoke 'Nuclear Option' on DHS Funding
House majority leader Kevin McCarthy (R., Calif.) wants his counterpart in the Senate to change the rules to pass funding for the Department of Homeland Security.
While downplaying that changing the rules would be a “nuclear option” on Meet the ...
Walker: 'My View Has Changed' on Immigration
The immigration debate and the president’s handling of the situation over the past couple of years have prompted Scott Walker to change his mind on the issue, particularly when it comes to citizenship for those in the country illegally, ...
Jim Geraghty Wins Conservative Journalist of the Year at CPAC, Demands a Recount
NR’s own Jim Geraghty was honored at tonight’s Ronald Reagan dinner at the Conservative Political Action Conference with the Conservative Journalist of the Year. Congrats to Jim!
The recognition comes for Jim’s great and always-worth-reading work on ...
Rick Perry: 'Mr. President, If You Don't Secure the Border, Texas Will'
Former Texas governor and 2016 contender Rick Perry assured the audience at CPAC today that he’s got presidential-level experience, stepping up last year to secure the border when the White House fell short during the child-migrant crisis.
“I told the ...
In a speech that took longer than expected to rouse the crowd at CPAC today, Senator Ted Cruz (R., Texas) urged the audience to recall which 2016 candidates have stood behind and “fought for” conservative positions, rather than just delivering the ...
Priebus Says He's Wary of 2016 Nominee with No Political Experience, But Open to It
Can a presidential candidate who hasn’t held any political office win the White House? Maybe, but it’s going to be “harder” than those who do have political experience, says Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus.
“I think it, ...
FCC Chair Refuses to Testify before Congress ahead of Net Neutrality Vote
Two prominent House committee chairs are “deeply disappointed” in Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler for refusing to testify before Congress as “the future of the Internet is at stake.”
Wheeler’s refusal to go before the House Oversight Committee ...
Report: Tree Obama Planted in India Last Month Almost Dead
President Obama’s recent trip to India was intended to turn over a new leaf in Indo-American relations, but that may prove more difficult than anticipated. A tree the president planted at a memorial for Mahatma Gandhi in New Delhi ...
Majority Dissaprove of Obama's Islamic State Approach
As the Islamic State continues to pose a threat in the Middle East, as well as expanding its influence in the West, disapproval towards President Obama’s handling of the group is also growing, according to a new CNN/ORC.
State Department's Harf: 'We Cannot Kill Our Way Out of this War' with ISIS
Also on last night’s Hardball with Chris Matthews, State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf stopped by to argue that the solution to defeating the Islamic State is finding economic opportunity for young Muslim men, because “we cannot kill our way ...
Former SEAL Team Six Member on Brian Williams's Claims: 'None of It Can Be True'
Permitting a reporter like Brian Williams to be embedded with SEAL Team Six is “the last thing in the world we would want,” says a former member of the elite squad.
Among a series of dubious claims made by the ...
Remember How Liberal Hero Jon Stewart Was Notorious for Misrepresenting His Guests?
Upon Jon Stewart’s announcement that he would be leaving the Daily Show later this year, Senator Debbie Stabbenow (D., Mich.) tweeted that “fake cable news won’t be the same without him.” In the eyes of Stewart’s critics ...
Bobby Jindal Resists Making His Ethnicity a Defining Characteristic, Liberals Befudded
Some visitors to Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal’s office, or at least left-leaning political commentators, have been scratching their heads over a prominently displayed portrait there — a few people have even demanded a refund of taxpayer dollars spent on the ...
Enamored MSNBC Host Asks Eric Holder to Quack Like a Duck for Her
MSNBC’s Melissa Harris-Perry made a rather unusual request of Eric Holder in an interview over the weekend.
On her MSNBC show on Sunday, Harris-Perry informed the attorney general of a nickname that she and her fans have for him: ...
Former Immigration Official to Senate: Obama's Executive Action Will Overwhelm Agency
A former U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services official warned at a Senate hearing on Wednesday that President Obama’s executive actions on immigration may be too much for the agency to handle.
Politico reports that Luke Bellocchi, who served ...
Obama's Budget Cuts $50 Million from Vaccine Program
President Obama encouraged parents to vaccinate their children in a recent interview, but his latest budget proposal may make that more difficult for some.
ABC News reports that the president’s 2016 budget includes a $50 million cut to the federal government’...
How Bill Belichick's Clock Management Made Pete Carroll Call a Passing Play
Quin brings up some good points in defending Seahawk coach Pete Carroll’s final offensive play-call in last night’s Super Bowl. There’s even a bipartisan consensus:
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Biden: 'The Past Six Years Have Been Really, Really Hard For This Country'
Speaking to House Democrats at their retreat in Philadelphia, Vice President Joe Biden slighted his own administration when recounting the state of the country.
“The past six years have been really, really hard for this country,” Biden said. “And they’...
Sheriff David Clarke Rips Holder's Anti-Cop Attitude at Senate Hearing
Attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch needs to mend the “frayed relationship” between police and the Department of Justice created by Eric Holder, says Milwaukee County’s Democratic sheriff, David Clarke.
Clarke, a defender of policing efforts and champion of gun ...
The White House Won't Call the Taliban 'a Terrorist Group'
The White House has caught some flak recently for its hesitancy about identifying the threat of Islamic extremism, but their reticence is even broader than that: They won’t even call the Taliban terrorists.
Asked why the Obama administration agreed ...
Kim Jong-un to Make First Foreign Trip to Russia
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will head to Moscow later this year to attend a World War II anniversary ceremony, according to the Russian government. The move is considered by some to be an effort to strengthen ties between the ...
Poll: Large Majority of Americans Oppose Obama's Immigration Actions
A larger number of Americans oppose President Obama’s executive actions on immigration than support it, according to a new survey. Among blue-collar workers, the opposition is even more stark.
A new poll conducted by Paragon Insights finds that 58 percent ...
Indiana to Launch State-Run News Outlet
Indiana governor Mike Pence’s administration has some news. Literally — they’ll be reporting the news soon on a new government-run and -funded service set to launch next month.
The new endeavor, which will be called “Just IN,” will “a ...
Will's Take: 'Ignoring Reality Is Part of the Job Description of Being a Progressive'
The only way President Obama could deliver such a forthright and ambitious State of the Union address earlier this week after his party’s shellacking in the midterms a few months is if he is denial, says George Will.
Even MSNBC Is Tired of Clinton Puppet David Brock's Shamelessness
David Brock’s shameless, reflexive defense of Hillary Clinton was too much for even an MSNBC panel to handle.
Brock appeared on Morning Joe on Tuesday to discuss Peter Schweizer’s upcoming book Clinton Cash, which asserts that foreign donors ...
Jindal Pranks N.H. GOP Audience by Sounding Like Hillary, Praising Obama
That sure didn’t sound like Bobby Jindal at first.
While in New Hampshire over the weekend for the Republican Leadership Summit, the Louisiana governor surprised attendees by opening his speech sounding more like a Democratic presidential hopeful than a ...
DNC Chair Once Again Refuses to Say Whether Her Party Opposes Ban on Third-Trimester Abortions
Democratic National Committee chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D., Fla.) refused to say whether there should be any restrictions on abortion at any point in a pregnancy in an interview with Fox News’s Megyn Kelly on Tuesday.
In the wake ...
Morning Joe's Brzezinski Calls Marco Rubio a 'Little Boy'
Senator Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) is just a “little boy,” according to Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinski.
Comparing Rubio’s candidacy with Hillary Clinton’s, Brzezinski said that if one were to ”measure up accomplishments, and ability to weather the ...
Poll: Florida Voters Not Eager to See Bush, Rubio Run for President
More than half of Floridians think their state’s two most prominent presidential hopefuls should sit out the 2016 race altogether, according to a new Public Policy Polling survey.
The poll finds that voters in the Sunshine State aren’t pining ...
Andrea Mitchell Assumes Every Castro Must Be Cuban
The last name “Castro” does not by itself make someone Cuban.
On Friday, MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell welcomed Representative Joaquín Castro (D., Texas) to her broadcast as part of a discussion about the upcoming Americas Summit in Panama City, ...
Megyn Kelly to Male Reporters: 'Butt Out'—Women 'Don't Need Your Help' Handling Rand Paul
Megyn Kelly had some tough words for Senator Rand Paul (R., Ky.) following his feisty interviews with female reporters — and some tough words for those male reporters who have called him a sexist, as well.
The Fox News host asked ...
New Republic: Carly Fiorina Is the Next Sarah Palin
No matter how distinctly different their backgrounds, experiences, and ambitions are, Republican women are all the same, according to the New Republic’s Naomi Shavin.
In an article on the magazine’s website, Shavin characterizes potential presidential candidate Carly Fiorina ...
Chris Matthews: 'Piggish Money People' Airing Ads against Rand Paul
MSNBC’s Chris Matthews criticized his own network for airing attack ads against Senator Rand Paul (R., Ky.) today, saying the ads were financed by Republican hawks’ ”piggish money.”
Matthews commended Paul for mounting what he called a “direct charge ...
John Oliver DESTROYS Prior Efforts to Explain Domestic-Surveillance Concerns in Edward Snowden Interview
More than a year after Edward Snowden fled to Russia following his National Security Agency leaks, Last Week Tonight’s John Oliver encouraged Snowden to repackage his warnings about the government’s domestic surveillance in a new context: Sexting.
MSNBC Guest: Iran Has 'Good Reason To Distrust The United States'
Iran is rightly skeptical and cautious of the United States in ongoing nuclear discussions, according to Newsweek’s Nina Burleigh. Appearing on MSNBC on Wednesday night to discuss the state of the negotiations, Burleigh explained that the U.S. should ...
Axelrod Overlooks Reid's Romney Lie on Senate Floor: 'Politics Ain't Beanbag'
Although he started off saying he was “not going to defend everything Harry Reid said,” it sure sounded like that’s what David Axelrod was doing when he deemed the Senate minority leader’s infamous comments par for the political ...
Former Diplomat: The Iranian and Americans Governments Are Similar 'Political Experiments'
The Islamist Republic of Iran’s system of government is “a political experiment” as “profound” as the United States’ and other Western nations’, and should therefore not be discredited in nuclear talks, according to former State Department official Hillary Mann ...
The Five Worst Clinton E-mail Excuses
Hillary Clinton’s e-mail controversy has left her supporters in the media and her political circle grasping at straws. A few weeks in, her supporters have looked for any excuse, no matter how ridiculous, to justify her practice of using ...
Top NBC Foreign Correspondent: U.S. Strategy in the Middle East Leaving Region 'Confused'
The United States is sending mixed signals to its allies in the Middle East by simultaneously giving support to the Saudi-led Sunni coalition fighting in Yemen and negotiating with Shiite Iran on its nuclear program, according to NBC chief foreign ...
The Spin Doctors Who Saved Terry McAuliffe's Campaign Are Now Joining Team Clinton
Two of the leading minds tasked with saving Terry McAuliffe’s 2013 Virginia gubernatorial bid from controversy over his shady business dealings will likely serve prominent roles in Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign.
Robby Mook and Josh Schwerin, who served as ...
Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke: 'Shame on' Durbin for Race-Baiting Lynch Comments
Milwaukee County sheriff David Clarke says that Senator Dick Durbin should explain his own previous opposition to the nominations of black women before accusing Senate Republicans of racial motivations for not confirming attorney-general nominee Loretta Lynch.
Last week, after Republicans ...
Jerry Brown: I Would Run for President if I Was 10 Years Younger
Jerry Brown is thinking of running for president — if he can “go back in the time machine.” The Democratic California governor, who has the distinction of being both the youngest and oldest person to serve in the position, said on ...
RNC's Dos Equis Parody Hits Hillary for Being 'the Least Transparent Person in the World'
Hillary Clinton now finds herself linked to “the Most Interesting Man in the World” from those popular Dos Equis commercials, but probably not in the way she would have hoped for.
In a new online video by the Republican National ...
AP Suing State Department over Hillary's E-mails
The Associated Press has announced that it will sue the State Department to force the release of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s e-mails. The lawsuit comes as Clinton’s e-mail practices, including her exclusive use of a personal ...
Gowdy Calls on Hillary to Testify 'At Least Twice' Before Benghazi Committee
Representative Trey Gowdy (R., S.C.) wasn’t at all satisfied with Hillary Clinton’s attempt earlier today to explain her use of a personal e-mail account while she ran the State Department. He’s now calling on Clinton to ...
Jindal: 'This Country Needs a Spiritual Revival'
Bobby Jindal said that the country has a ”need to turn back to God” and continued to emphasize his faith during his most recent visit to the crucial early-primary state of Iowa on Monday.
The Louisiana governor returned to the ...
Rand Paul Turned Down Parks and Rec Cameo with Libertarian Icon Ron Swanson
Senator Rand Paul (R., Ky.) may have passed up a chance to be linked to the most popular libertarian in the country: Ron Swanson.
According to Parks and Recreation co-creator Michael Schur, Paul was set to appear on an episode ...
California's Rising Stars
It seems a foregone conclusion that the 2016 California Senate race will be an easy win for Democrats. But while they may have no chance in 2016, Golden State Republicans have their sights set further down the road, and they like what ...
Poll: Walker Closing in on Hillary
He’s emerged as one of the leading contenders in recent weeks, and now a new Rasmussen poll shows that Scott Walker has the best chance of any of the potential Republican candidates against Hillary Clinton in a head-to-head match-up.
WSJ's Jason Riley: Aren't Dems Worried Hillary's Beholden to Foreign Donors Like They Accused GOP of Being with Kochs?
The Wall Street Journal’s Jason Riley sees a double standard in Democrats’ concerns when it comes to money and political figures as it pertains to Hillary Clinton and the Clinton Global Initiative’s acceptance of donations from foreign governments. ...
Lieberman: Democrats Are the Ones Making Netanyahu Speech Partisan, Not GOP
If Democrats want to avoid politicizing Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address before Congress this week, they should be attending the speech, not boycotting it, said former senator Joe Lieberman (I., Conn.).
On Meet the Press, Lieberman, who was ...
Three-peat: Rand Paul Wins 3rd Consecutive CPAC Straw Poll, But Scott Walker Is Hot on His Heels
Ronald Reagan, Jack Kemp, Mitt Romney, Rand Paul. After this weekend, that’s the list of Republicans who have won straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference three years in a row. The Kentucky senator beat out Wisconsin governor ...
Bolton: A Hillary Presidency Would Be 'Third Obama Term'
John Bolton told an enthusiastic CPAC crowd that he’s determined to make national security a leading issue in the presidential campaign, “one way or another.”
But while he played it close to the vest on whether he will run ...
Walker Thrills a Packed House at CPAC
Scott Walker hit all the right notes when he took the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday to address a standing-room-only crowd — even gamely handling a heckler.
Walker was talking up Republicans’ push to pass a right-to-work ...
Christie Wins Over CPAC Crowd
New Jersey governor and 2016 hopeful Chris Christie put on a strong showing in an interview with radio talk-show host Laura Ingraham today at CPAC, entertaining a conservative crowd that may have been wary of Christie’s more moderate brand of ...
CPAC Still Loves Ben Carson, But He Doesn't Drop Any 2016 Hints
Ben Carson did his best to energize a sleepy CPAC audience to kick off the annual gathering of conservatives in National Harbor, Md., but the real energy for the grass-roots favorite seemed to be outside the auditorium where he delivered ...
Report: DWS Schemed to Paint Obama as Anti-Woman, Anti-Semitic if Ousted at DNC
As rumors swirled that she may be removed from her position as Democratic National Committee chairwoman, Debbie Wasserman Schultz was reportedly not going to pull any punches against President Obama.
In a new report by Politico, sources close to the ...
Poll: Majority of Americans Think Brian Williams Deserves Another Shot at NBC
More than half of Americans are willing to forgive Brian Williams, and think he should return to the NBC Nightly News desk after he serves his six-month suspension for fabricating elements of several stories while in the field, according to ...
Jose Antonio Vargas and LA Times Set to Launch Immigration-Focused Venture
Journalist and immigration activist Jose Antonio Vargas has announced the launch of a new, immigration-centric vertical in partnership with the Los Angeles Times, according to CNN.
Vargas, who revealed in 2011 that he entered the United States illegally from the Philippines ...
Swedish Cartoonist Targeted in Copenhagen Shooting Goes into Hiding
The Swedish cartoonist who survived Saturday’s shooting at a free-speech event in Copenhagen has gone in to hiding, according to authorities. Lars Vilks is believed to have been the target of the attack thanks to his 2007 cartoon featuring Mohammed ...
Walker's About-Face on Amnesty
As vague as Scott Walker has been in his past statements on immigration, he has repeatedly claimed that he opposes amnesty for undocumented immigrants. That may not always have been the case.
A 2002 resolution passed by the Milwaukee County government ...
Obama Didn't Just Lie about Opposing Gay Marriage; He Kept Citing His Faith While Doing It
President Obama’s change of position on the issue of same-sex marriage wasn’t quite the “evolution” he made it out to be, according to longtime aide David Axelrod. In his new book, Believer: My Forty Years in Politics, Axelrod, ...
Does Scott Walker have an immigration problem? While many of the Wisconsin governor’s potential 2016 rivals have put forward concrete plans in recent years to fix what everyone now acknowledges is a broken immigration system, Walker has been conspicuously vague ...
Rogan: U.S. Policy on ISIS Is 'Strategically Insane'
The United States’ failure to take out the Islamic State is “strategically insane,” National Review Online contributor Tom Rogan told Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly on Wednesday night. Rogan explained that the militants’ notion that they are “ordained servants ...
Tom Cotton: Guantanamo Bay Prisoners 'Can Rot in Hell'
An impassioned Tom Cotton (R., Ark.) slammed the Obama administration’s efforts to close Guantanamo Bay, and made his own thoughts on the matter quite clear during a Senate Armed Services hearing this morning.
The freshman senator angrily refuted the ...
Hillary Clinton and Mitt Romney each finished second in their party’s primaries when they ran for president in 2008, but they took dramatically different routes to arrive at the same result — literally, in a way.
A deeper look into the ...
Pete Carroll Isn't Shying Away from His 9/11-Truther Reputation
Seattle’s famous “12th man” isn’t the only shadowy fanbase Pete Caroll has pulling for him: The Seahawks head coach also has a bunch of 9/11 truthers on his side, and he doesn’t seem particularly eager to distance himself ...
The White House Is Still Refusing to Call the Taliban a Terrorist Group
Even with Josh Earnest coming in to clean up his subordinate’s mess on Thursday, the White House still struggled to explain why it doesn’t consider the Taliban a terrorist group.
On Wednesday, Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz told ...
McCain to Code Pink Protesters: 'Get Out of Here, You Low-Life Scum'
Code Pink demonstrators learned not to cross Senator John McCain on Thursday. The left-wing activist group drew ire from the Senate Armed Services Committee chairman when some of its supporters called for the arrest of Henry Kissinger, who was a ...
Two House GOPers Mulling Primary Challenge to McCain
Conservative activists have been craving a high-profile primary challenger to take on John McCain as he seeks his sixth term in 2016. Now, they might have two vying for the seat, according to the Hill.
The newspaper reports that Representatives Matt ...
Facebook Complies with Turkish Orders to Block Pages Insulting Islam
Facebook has chosen to comply with a Turkish court’s order to block webpages containing content offensive to Islam, according to several reports.
A Facebook employee told the New York Times that the company agreed to shutdown a number of ...
Drone Crash on White House Lawn Due to Drinking and Droning
The man who crashed his drone on the White House grounds Monday has confessed to a DUI — droning under the influence.
After a recreational remote-controlled, two-foot-wide quadcopter was discovered on the grounds of the White House Monday, the operator turned ...
Ron Fournier: Hillary Worried Obama Pushing Her to 'the Left Quicker and Harder than She Would Like to Be'
President Obama’s proposals in his State of the Union speech may have actually hurt Democrats’ hope in 2016, warns the National Journal’s Ron Fournier. While he believes the president is more focused on his own legacy than on the ...
Kasich Defends Medicaid Expansion, Common Core ahead of Potential 2016 Run
Governor John Kasich (R., Ohio) did not back down from potential 2016 bugaboos during a Fox News Sunday appearance. After sailing in to a second term as the governor of the crucial swing state, Kasich has been floated as a dark-horse ...